Garga Samhita (English)

by Danavir Goswami | 425,489 words

The Garga-samhita Verse 6.13.12, English translation, including word-by-word: This text represents a Vaishnava scripture which narrates the life Krishna, It was composed in seventeen cantos by Garga Muni: an ancient sage and priest of the Yadu dynasty having. This is verse 6 of Chapter 13 (The Glories of Prabhasa-tirtha, the Sarasvati River, Bodha-pippala, and the Place Where the Gomati River Meets the Ocean) of Canto 6 (dvaraka-khanda).

Sanskrit text, transliteration and word-by-word meaning:

द्वारवत्यां तीर्थ-राजं
गोमती-सिन्धु-मण्गलम्
यत्र स्नात्वा नरो याति
वैकुण्ठं विमलं पदम्

dvāravatyāṃ tīrtha-rājaṃ
gomatī-sindhu-maṇgalam
yatra snātvā naro yāti
vaikuṇṭhaṃ vimalaṃ padam

dvāravatyām—at Dvārakā; tīrtha-rājam—the king of holy places; gomatī-sindhu- maṇgalam—the auspicious meeting of the Gomatī river and the ocean; yatra where; snātvā—having bathed; naraḥ—a person; yātigoes; vaikuṇṭham—to Vaikuṇṭha; vimalam—pure; padamabode.

English translation of verse 6.13.12:

A person who bathes in Dvārakā at the auspicious place where the Gomatī flows into the ocean, a place that is the king of holy places, attains the sacred supreme abode of Vaikuṇṭha.

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